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Record ID 24271
Title Ernestine Anderson, with Blue Market Quintet and Herb McQuay, at His Majesty's, last night
Author Blackburn, Adrian
Source Auckland star, 19 December 1981
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Review for a concert by the American jazz vocalist Ernestine Anderson.
Event date: 18 December 1981
Notes See also preview, New Zealand herald, 18 December 1981 - US singer gets top NZ jazz backing.
See also review by Colin Moore, New Zealand herald, 19 December 1981 - Jazz singer wins fame.
Subjects Jazz; Anderson, Ernestine; Blue Market Quintet; McQuay, Herb; His Majesty's Theatre, Auckland


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Record ID 58180
Source Auckland star, 8 February 1979
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 13 p 290
Abstract Harlem-born singer Herb McQuay hopes to settle in New Zealand permanently. He has spent most of his time here since first visiting in 1975 to play at the Tainui Tavern.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects McQuay, Herb; Singers; Popular music


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Record ID 59831
Title Jazz minstrel
Source Auckland star, 15 July 1981
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 14 p 284
Abstract Herb McQuay has completed recording his first album at Mandrill Studios.
Includes career details.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects McQuay, Herb; Jazz musicians; Singers; Musical recordings


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Record ID 62027
Title Popular singer leaves for US
Author Kidd, Caroline
Source Auckland star, 8 January 1986
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 16 p 10
Abstract Herb McQuay is off to San Francisco with his family. He has lived in New Zealand for four years, playing all the top cabaret rooms and performed at functions and for TV shows.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects McQuay, Herb; Entertainers


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Record ID 125591
Source Auckland star clippings collection, 8 February 1979 - 11 November 1981 M301
Location Auckland star biographical clippings - Upper Basement,
Abstract Biographical information. Includes photos.
Notes Clippings cover New Zealanders only.
May include clippings from other newspapers.
Subjects McQuay, Herb
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